Metals Aluminum Producers

  • LONDON, Jan 18- A new year but the same old problems for aluminium. That was the stark message from Roy Harvey, president and chief executive of U.S. aluminium producer Alcoa, speaking on the company's Q4 2018 results call. Graphic on China's exports of aluminium "semis":.

  • LONDON, Jan 18- A new year but the same old problems for aluminum. That was the stark message from Roy Harvey, president and chief executive of U.S. aluminum producer Alcoa, speaking on the company's Q1 results call. Graphic on China's exports of aluminum "semis":.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 17- The U.S. House of Representatives backed legislation on Thursday to keep sanctions on companies linked to Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska, including aluminum firm Rusal, but the Trump administration is expected to lift them as soon as Friday. But the vote was only symbolic, after a similar measure failed in the Republican-led Senate on...

  • Jan 16- Top U.S. aluminum producer Alcoa Corp beat Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit on Wednesday, buoyed by strength in its alumina segment, but shares slipped after the company did not provide a closely watched profit measure for the full year. "Demand growth for primary aluminum in 2019 is expected to be robust, with global consumption growth in the...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 17- The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday backed legislation to keep sanctions on companies linked to Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska, including aluminum firm Rusal, but the Trump administration is expected to lift them as soon as Friday. The Democratic-led House voted by an overwhelming 362 to 53 in favor of a resolution of disapproval...

  • LONDON, Jan 17- Aluminum fell on Thursday after a vote by U.S. lawmakers cleared the way for sanctions to be lifted on major producer Rusal, potentially increasing supply. The U.S. Senate on Wednesday rejected legislation to keep sanctions on companies linked to Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska, including aluminum firm Rusal. "We've certainly started to see some...

  • A worker walks among rolls of semi-finished aluminum at an Alcoa aluminum factory.

    Top U.S. aluminum producer Alcoa beat Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit on Wednesday, buoyed by strength in its alumina segment.

  • LONDON, Jan 17- Aluminum fell on Thursday after a vote by U.S. lawmakers cleared the way for sanctions to be lifted on major producer Rusal, potentially increasing supply. The U.S. Senate on Wednesday rejected legislation to keep sanctions on companies linked to Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska, including aluminum firm Rusal. "We've certainly started to see some...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 16- In a victory for President Donald Trump, the U.S. Senate on Wednesday rejected legislation to keep sanctions on companies linked to Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska, including aluminum firm Rusal. That result fell short of the 60 votes necessary to advance to a final passage vote in the 100- member Senate, where Republicans have a 53-47 seat...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 16- In a victory for President Donald Trump, the U.S. Senate on Wednesday rejected legislation to keep sanctions on companies linked to Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska, including aluminum firm Rusal. That result fell short of the 60 votes necessary to advance to a final passage vote in the 100- member Senate, where Republicans have a 53-47 seat...

  • Alcoa's third-party alumina sales, or supplies to other smelters, rose 20.8 percent to $1.13 billion in the fourth quarter. Net income attributable to Alcoa was $43 million, or 23 cents per share, in the quarter ended Dec. 31, compared with a loss of $196 million, or $1.06 per share, a year earlier. Analysts on average had expected a profit of 50 cents per share, and...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 16- Legislation to keep sanctions in place on companies that have been controlled by the Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska, including the giant aluminum firm Rusal, stalled in the U.S. Senate on Wednesday, a victory for President Donald Trump. That result fell short of the 60 votes necessary to advance to a final passage vote in the 100- member Senate,...

  • HANOI, Jan 15- Shanghai copper and aluminum inched down on Tuesday after weak Chinese trade data disappointed investors, although metals traded in London drew some support from U.S. Trump on Monday predicted Washington would reach a deal with China to end a tit-for-tat trade war, saying Beijing wants to negotiate and that talks are going well.

  • *China's imports of unwrought copper hit record in 2018. LONDON, Jan 14- Copper prices fell on Monday as unexpectedly soft trade data in top consumer China outweighed record imports of the metal's concentrates last year. CHINA ALUMINIUM EXPORTS: China's aluminum exports in 2018 rose 20.9 percent from a year earlier to a record high, with U.S. sanctions on Russian...

  • HANOI, Jan 14- Copper and aluminium prices in both London and Shanghai lost ground on Monday after China reported disappointing export and import data for December. The sentiment is not that great, "said analyst Helen Lau of Argonaut Securities, adding that China now might be more willing to make a deal with the United States. CHINA ALUMINIUM EXPORTS: China's...

  • HANOI, Jan 14- Copper and aluminum prices in both London and Shanghai lost ground on Monday after China reported disappointing export and import data for December. The sentiment is not that great, "said analyst Helen Lau of Argonaut Securities, adding that China now might be more willing to make a deal with the United States. CHINA ALUMINIUM EXPORTS: China's...

  • *China 2018 aluminum exports at 5.8 mln T- customs. BEIJING, Jan 14- China's aluminum exports in 2018 rose 20.9 percent from a year earlier to a record high, according to customs data released on Monday, as sanctions by the United States on Russian producer Rusal spurred demand for Chinese metal. The world's top aluminum producer exported 5.8 million tonnes of...

  • HANOI, Jan 14- Copper and aluminum prices on both the London and Shanghai exchanges on Monday fell after China reported lower-than-expected export and import figures for December. The sentiment is not that great, "said analyst Helen Lau of Argonaut Securities, adding that China now might be more willing to make a deal with the United States.

  • BEIJING, Jan 14- China's aluminum exports in 2018 rose 20.9 percent from a year earlier to a record high, according to customs data released on Monday, as sanctions by the United States on Russian producer Rusal spurred demand for Chinese metal. The world's top aluminum producer exported 5.8 million tonnes of unwrought aluminum and aluminum products last year,...

  • BEIJING, Jan 14- China's aluminium exports in 2018 rose 20.9 percent from a year earlier to a record high, according to customs data released on Monday, as sanctions by the United States on Russian producer Rusal spurred demand for Chinese metal. The world's top aluminium producer exported 5.8 million tonnes of unwrought aluminium and aluminium products last...